calabacín

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See calabaza

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /kalabaˈθin/, [kalaβaˈθĩn]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /kalabaˈsin/, [kalaβaˈsĩn]

Noun[edit]

calabacín m (plural calabacines)

  1. zucchini

Usage notes[edit]

Calabacín is used frequently in the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. Elsewhere, zapallo or calabaza is more frequently used.

Synonyms[edit]